AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Saturday, May 4, 2002, at University Hospital, Mrs. Rebecca Booker of Bussey Road. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2002, at 1 p.m. at Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Willie J. Jackson officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery. She was a native of Columbia County and was a member of Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Survivors are seven daughters, Channie Wright, Fannie (Clifford) Williams, Martha (Gregory) Morris, Mattie (Levi) Bush, Augusta, Julia (Irvin) Bartlett, Bronx, N.Y., Margaret Washington, Warner Robins, Connie (Jerry) Earl, Columbia S.C.; one son, Charles Booker, Augusta; 36 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren; two daughters-in-law, Betty Booker, Rev. Lucille Booker, Augusta; son-in-law, Thomas Washington; four sisters-in-law; one brother-in-law; and other relatives. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle May 7, 2002